Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 151 268 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.48% 14.00% 13.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.21% 14.95% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 122 242 287
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,411 £28,750 £26,150
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,975 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,640 1,793 2,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 92.08% 93.68% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,379 1,470 1,656
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -9 142 £42,500 +3.66% 8
West Wales -20 6 £42,500 -
Mid Wales +36 2 - -
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 135 (89.40%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (39.07%) JavaScript
3 41 (27.15%) .NET
4 39 (25.83%) Java
5 36 (23.84%) HTML
6 33 (21.85%) CSS
6 33 (21.85%) TDD
6 33 (21.85%) Test Automation
7 32 (21.19%) C#
8 29 (19.21%) Git (software)
8 29 (19.21%) DevOps
9 28 (18.54%) AngularJS
9 28 (18.54%) QA
9 28 (18.54%) Software Engineering
10 27 (17.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (16.56%) SQL
12 24 (15.89%) JIRA
12 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (15.89%) BDD
13 23 (15.23%) Kanban
13 23 (15.23%) Finance
14 22 (14.57%) PHP
14 22 (14.57%) SQL Server
14 22 (14.57%) Unit Testing
14 22 (14.57%) Mentoring
15 19 (12.58%) Relational Database
15 19 (12.58%) Web Services
16 18 (11.92%) Microsoft
16 18 (11.92%) Web Development

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.62%) Confluence
2 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.97%) JBoss
4 5 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.65%) IIS
5 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.32%) SAS
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.66%) CMS
7 1 (0.66%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.64%) GitHub
3 4 (2.65%) Office 365
4 3 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.99%) SaaS
4 3 (1.99%) Serverless
5 2 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) IaaS
6 1 (0.66%) npm
6 1 (0.66%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) HTTP
1 2 (1.32%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.66%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.58%) Relational Database
3 17 (11.26%) MySQL
4 10 (6.62%) Big Data
5 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.99%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.99%) DB2
7 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.32%) OLTP
8 2 (1.32%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (19.21%) Git (software)
2 24 (15.89%) JIRA
3 17 (11.26%) Selenium
3 17 (11.26%) Visual Studio
4 13 (8.61%) Subversion
5 11 (7.28%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.96%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.30%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.31%) JUnit
10 4 (2.65%) NUnit
10 4 (2.65%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.99%) MbUnit
11 3 (1.99%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.99%) MSTest
11 3 (1.99%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.99%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.32%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.32%) TestNG
12 2 (1.32%) webpack
General
1 23 (15.23%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Retail
3 9 (5.96%) Banking
4 8 (5.30%) Games
5 3 (1.99%) Automotive
5 3 (1.99%) Law
5 3 (1.99%) Retail Finance
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (54.30%) Developer
2 19 (12.58%) Java Developer
3 17 (11.26%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.26%) Test Engineer
4 16 (10.60%) Test Automation Engineer
5 14 (9.27%) .NET Developer
6 12 (7.95%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.95%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Analyst
8 9 (5.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (5.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Scrum Master
10 7 (4.64%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Junior
10 7 (4.64%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.97%) Junior Developer
11 6 (3.97%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.97%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (27.15%) .NET
2 36 (23.84%) HTML
3 33 (21.85%) CSS
4 28 (18.54%) AngularJS
5 19 (12.58%) Web Services
6 14 (9.27%) .NET Framework
7 12 (7.95%) HTML5
7 12 (7.95%) React
8 11 (7.28%) CSS3
9 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (6.62%) jQuery
9 10 (6.62%) Spring
10 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.96%) REST
10 9 (5.96%) RESTful
11 8 (5.30%) .NET Core
11 8 (5.30%) Hibernate
12 5 (3.31%) React Native
12 5 (3.31%) SOAP
13 4 (2.65%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.93%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.61%) User Experience
4 8 (5.30%) Analytical Mindset
5 7 (4.64%) Fintech
6 5 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.66%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.66%) IPTV
9 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.64%) Windows
2 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.65%) Linux
4 3 (1.99%) Android
5 2 (1.32%) Unix
6 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (89.40%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.85%) TDD
2 33 (21.85%) Test Automation
3 29 (19.21%) DevOps
4 28 (18.54%) Software Engineering
5 27 (17.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (15.89%) BDD
7 23 (15.23%) Kanban
8 22 (14.57%) Mentoring
8 22 (14.57%) Unit Testing
9 18 (11.92%) Front End Development
9 18 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (11.92%) Web Development
10 17 (11.26%) Project Management
11 16 (10.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (9.93%) SDLC
13 14 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (9.27%) OO
14 13 (8.61%) Open Source
15 12 (7.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (39.07%) JavaScript
2 39 (25.83%) Java
3 32 (21.19%) C#
4 25 (16.56%) SQL
5 22 (14.57%) PHP
6 12 (7.95%) Python
7 11 (7.28%) C++
8 5 (3.31%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.65%) Java 8
9 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.99%) VBA
11 2 (1.32%) ABAP
11 2 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.32%) ES6
12 1 (0.66%) C
12 1 (0.66%) COBOL
12 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.66%) PL/1
12 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (5.96%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.32%) MCP
4 1 (0.66%) ISEB
4 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.66%) LPIC
4 1 (0.66%) MCSA
4 1 (0.66%) MCSE
4 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (18.54%) QA
2 10 (6.62%) SLA
3 4 (2.65%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.32%) Terraform
3 1 (0.66%) Ansible
3 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.96%) Oracle
2 9 (5.96%) SAP
3 5 (3.31%) Google
4 3 (1.99%) CA
4 3 (1.99%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (1.99%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.99%) Twitter
5 2 (1.32%) Zend
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe
6 1 (0.66%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.66%) HP
6 1 (0.66%) Marketo
6 1 (0.66%) RedGate
6 1 (0.66%) VMware